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Rudolf Mössbauer
1961 Physics

* 1929 in Munich
+ 2011 in Grünwald/Munich


Rudolf Mössbauer

Rudolf Ludwig Mössbauer was a German physicist
best known for his 1957 discovery of recoilless nuclear resonance fluorescence
for which he was awarded the 1961 Nobel Prize in Physics.
This effect, called the Mössbauer effect, is the basis for Mössbauer spectroscopy.

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